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Speech by Abdon Nababan: Indigenous Peoples and Agroforestry - Another Way Out of Climate Change

2nd World Congress of Agroforestry Panel Discussion: “How Can Agroforestry Rise to the Challenges?” Nairobi, 24 August 2009 Indigenous Peoples and Agroforestry: Another Way Out of Climate Change Abdon Nababan, Secretary General, Aliansi Masyarakat Adat…Read More

Prime minister apologizes to native Canadians

“Although it would be impossible for an apology from the Government of Canada to rectify the decades of abuse and cultural genocide experienced at residential schools, it is a critical step forward in the path to reconciliation.” FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP…Read More

Indigenous girl raped by Bengali teachers in CHT

Indigenous girl raped by Bengali teachers in Rangamati, CHT On 5 March 2008 a 16-year old indigenous girl was raped by two Bengali teachers who are in training at Primary Training Institute (PTI) in Rangamati. The teachers were arrested by the police. A rape…Read More

"RMS" sympathizer sentenced to 20 years in jail

ANTARA News 03/06/08 07:19 "RMS" sympathizer sentenced to 20 years in jail Ambon, Maluku (ANTARA News) - The Ambon District Court here Wednesday sentenced a sympathizer of the separatist "RMS" (Republic of South Maluku) movement to 20 years in jail for…Read More

Asia's Indigenous Peoples Fair

Date: 26-27 July 2007 Venue: Chiang Mai, Thailand Historical moment when for the very first time Indigenous Peoples from across Asia will gather to celebrate the UN Declaration on The Rights of Indigenous Peoples. The celebration will include presentation…Read More

Australia Said Sorry to Stolen Generations

Australia Said Sorry to Stolen Generations 13 February 2008 Australia apologized on Wednesday, 13 February 2008 for the historic mistreatment of Aborigines, it marks a new era in race relations as huge crowds cheered across the nation and the globe. A packed…Read More

Commemoration of the Nusantara’s Indigenous Peoples Day (Hari Masyarakat Adat Nusantara)

Dear Sisters, Brothers, Friends 17 March is marked as the Day of Nusantara’s Indigenous Peoples (Hari Masyarakat Adat Nusantara). The date marks a historical moment in 1999 when hundreds Indigenous Leaders and Representatives – with support by 13 NGOs’…Read More
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